Spring Arbor University

Gary Britten

Assistant Professor of Business in the Gainey School of Business

Contact Info

Email: gbritten@arbor.edu
Phone: (517) 750-6478
Office Location: Poling Center


  • J.D. from University of Detroit College of Law
  • B.B.A. from University of Michigan

Assistant Professor of Business

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor of Business, Spring Arbor University, Spring Arbor, MI, 1990-present
  • Counsel, Chalgian & Tripp Law Offices, PLLC, 2005-present
  • Adjunct instructor, paralegal program, Kellogg Community College, 1993-1995
  • Adjunct instructor, Spring Arbor College, Spring Arbor, MI, 1983-1986, 1988-1990
  • Program coordinator and community advocate, Segue, Inc., 1986-1988
  • Nichols, Britten & Berkemeier, P.C., 1981-1986
  • Adjunct instructor, Jackson Community College, 1983-1984
  • Stanton, Bullen, Nelson, Moilanen & Klaasen, P.C., 1976-1979
  • Private practice of law, 1976-present

Professional Memberships

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Christian Business Faculty Association
  • Federalist Society for Law & Public Policy
  • Christian Legal Society
  • ACBSP: Determined by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs Board of Commissioners to be doctorally qualified to teach law, negotiation and business ethics at the graduate level.


Has given many professional presentations in the areas of:

  • Guardianship/Conservatorship
  • Advance Directives
  • Estate Planning/Advance Directives
  • Real Estate Law
  • Constitutional Law